Gladstone, brandishing a copy of what Piers Morgan obsequiously characterized as a “holy book,” the Koran, declaimed in the House of Commons, “As long as a copy of this accursed book survives there can be no justice in the world.” (cited here, p. 136). Reflecting on Islam’s deleterious societal influence during a sojourn in an Ottoman Muslim controlled area of then Albania (Filiates), Gladstone further observed,
The commissioner of London’s Metropolitan Police has said that the range of nationalities of the victims of last week’s terror attack on London Bridge “proudly showcases the diverse cultural makeup of the city.” So now diversity is more important than lives? And where is the diversity, really? It was all non-Muslims who were brutally slaughtered, which was very much the point, was it not?